Ehon teiken ôrai (Illustrated By-ways of Home Learning)

絵本庭訓往来 初編

Japanese
Edo period
1828 (Bunsei 11)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hillier, Art of Hokusai in Book Illus. (1980), list no. 230; Toda, Ryerson Library cat. (1931), p. 258

Dimensions

22.4 x 15.7 cm (chûbon)

Accession Number

1997.806

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Signed

Gakô saki no Hokusai Iitsu sha

Markings

Seal: 2 walking men

Provenance

Between about 1897 and 1907, probably acquired in Japan by Charles J. Morse (b. 1852 - d. 1911), Evanston, IL; by descent to his son, Jared Kirtland Morse (b. 1886 - d. 1949) and his wife, Caroline Roberts Morse (b. 1907 - d. 1982), Cromwell, CT; gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 31, 1998)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jared K. Morse in memory of Charles J. Morse